Introduction to Patreon – Chapin

Patreon Chapin - Pemaquid Point VELPme Project by Deborah Chapin

I’m opening up a channel on Patreon for my exploration of Maine,  a Video Exploration Log Painting Maine’s Coast (VELP-ME).    I am super excited to launch and start growing this community of patrons.   I’ve loved water my entire life.  From fishing, competitive swimming and sailing to just watching the ocean as a professional artist.    Living in Maine will give me a unique perspective that is difficult to come by just visiting I’m building my studio and following my bliss I never know where it might lead….

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Portraits of Women, “Penny For Your Thoughts” by Deborah Chapin

Penny for Your Thoughts 20x30 oil on linen canvas by Deborah Chapin

writeup Portraits of Women, “Penny For Your Thoughts” by Deborah Chapin Now Available as a Canvas Print, Penny For Your Thoughts by Deborah Chapin This painting part of a series of underwater portraits in women painting women movement by Deborah Chapin is about the interior thoughts of another. However no matter how much we know about someone…

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Women Painting Women, Underwater Portrait, Ephemeral by Deborah Chapin

Ephemeral, 24x36 oil on linen by Deborah Chapin

Ephemeral, 24×36 oil on linen by Deborah Chapin writeup Women Painting Women, Portraits of Women,  Ephermeral 36×24 oil on linen canvas. This Portrait of Hair depicts that Life is Ephemeral, fleet moments of light and color and beauty.  Finding these things to appreciate in life as we pass along the journey is what makes the…

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Book of Water -Intro Water Portrait by Artist Deborah Chapin

writeup Introduction: 2015 will be the third year of working on my newest portfolio of Water Portraits and to date unseen works.  It has been slow going… but it would be misleading to say it only took me three years to arrive at this point.  I’ve not been one of the lucky ones who had the opportunity to…

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3- Contemporary Realistic Art, Water Portraits, “Ethereal” by Deborah Chapin, Hair Portrait Underwater

Contemporary Realistic Painting portrait in underwater portrait painting Stage 5 final finishing stages of painting Ethereal - Deborah Chapin

writeup Contemporary Realistic Art, Water Portraits, Underwater Portrait Painting Series- “Ethereal Moment” 24×34 oil on linen, by Deborah Chapin Scroll up to See Portrait Develop This is the third piece in the series of Contemporary Realistic Art, Water Portraits entitled “Ethereal Moment”. Definition e·the·re·al extremely delicate and light in a way that seems too perfect…

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2- Series of Contemporary Art in Book of Water – Underwater Portraits Beginnings

Art Gallery Portfolio, verticle Underwater Portraits: Finished Portrait ~ Cameron Break Through by Deborah Chapin

To continue  this portfolio began in this series of Contemporary Art with underwater portraits of Cameron portrayed here in the liquid mirror. See “Break Through” 16 x 24 inches, oil painting.   A young, enthusiastic swimmer  Cameron has an effervescent presence.  Cameron was a particularly pliable subject since she was so comfortable making underwater portraits.  She had no problem…

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